- Dougherty County Commission OKs funding requests
- Farmers encouraged to check irrigation systems
- Elderly man found dead at Dougherty County wreck scene
- Child deaths in Dougherty County under investigation
- Man robbed outside East Albany club at gunpoint
- Deal marks Teacher Appreciation Week with swing through Albany
- DOT official promises new traffic study at U.S. 19/Nelms Road intersection
- Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital donates defibrillators to five Southwest Georgia counties
- Albany and Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports : May 1-3, 2015
- Squawk of the Day - May 5, 2015
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- John Wesley Golf Tournament this weekend 1 hour, 19 minutes
- Prayer event set for downtown Albany 3 hours, 21 minutes
- CAL THOMAS: Unruly Britannia 3 hours, 54 minutes
- Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - May 4 - 5, 2015 7 hours, 5 minutes
- Ron Rowe named best candidate to become new AFD chief 10 hours, 17 minutes
- TOM CONNELLY: America honors its small businesses 22 hours, 49 minutes
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- Dougherty County Commission OKs funding requests 22 hours, 49 minutes
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- DOT official promises new traffic study at U.S. 19/Nelms Road intersection 22 hours, 49 minutes
- Albany Almanac - May 5, 2015 22 hours, 49 minutes
- Samuel Orr’s goal sends Sherwood boys soccer team to title game 23 hours, 19 minutes
- Kelly Johnson among Atlanta Braves part-timers hitting for power 1 day, 1 hour
- Monroe's Vonte Wilson signs with Mount St. Joseph 1 day, 1 hour
- Sherwood Christian girls soccer heading back to state championship game 1 day, 1 hour
- Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital donates defibrillators to five Southwest Georgia counties 1 day, 2 hours
- Albany and Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports : May 1-3, 2015 1 day, 3 hours
- Squawk of the Day - May 5, 2015 1 day, 4 hours
- Deal marks Teacher Appreciation Week with swing through Albany 1 day, 4 hours
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OPINION: The issue of legal rights for animals has been a source of debate for some time
A few weeks ago, says the New York Post, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jaffe “inadvertently bestowed human status on two chimpanzees being used for biomedical research at Stony Brook University on Long Island.”
OPINION: Some moms have never gotten a column
Borrowing from comedian Red Buttons’ “never got a dinner!” routine on the “Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts” of the 70s, I will once more acknowledge unsung mothers who NEVER GOT A COLUMN.
GUEST COLUMN: The U.S. has more than 28 million small businesses
The UGA Small Business Development Center provides confidential consulting services at no fee to Georgia businesses. Its goal is to help develop stronger, more successful Georgia businesses. There are 17 offices throughout the state to serve for profit businesses in every county.
GUEST COLUMN: Small Business of the Year will be named Thursday
Today, the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce kicks off Celebrate Small Business Week, during which the chamber promotes the impact of small businesses, which help create jobs, grow jobs and reinvest in our community.
EDITORIAL: Good news to start the week
Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty and Lee County Environmental Health Offices April 23-May 2.
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area.
A weekly calendar of civic club and organization meetings, reunions, volunteering opportunities, classes and seminars, and other notices.
The Albany Area Community Calendar is published Sundays. To have your item included, email email@example.com by 5 p.m. Wednesday before Sunday publication.
Board says yes to road resurfacing project, dump truck purchases
Dougherty County commissioners approve a number of funding items during a business meeting.
Defensive lineman signs with NCAA Division III school
During his senior season, Vonte Wilson accumulated 62 tackles, four tackles for a loss and two sacks for the Tornadoes.
Johnson hit his team-leading fifth homer Sunday against Reds
The Atlanta Braves didn’t figure to have much pop in their lineup this season after trading away three of their best sluggers but it turns out they are getting power from three outfielders who aren’t in the lineup every day.